Murray Grant

Creative Director

Murray graduated from London’s Bird College in 2001 and immediately won a contract in London City Opera’s US tour of The Merry Widow (New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco and others). He performed in numerous musicals subsequently, including Jesus Christ Superstar (Vienna), Paris Can-Can (Sydney, Melbourne, Auckland), Grease (Zurich) and Saturday Night Fever (Vienna).

As Director and Choreographer, Murray’s extensive credits include shows for P&O Cruises, Musical Starnights (European tour), 12 Tenors (European tour). He also directed and choreographed the concert series Tonight from the West End, working with musical theatre stars Adam Garcia, Ruthie Henshall, Kerry Ellis, Christina Bianco, Louise Dearman and Jon Lee.

Murray recently Directed and choreographed The ‘Life Story’ series of shows for Marella Cruises. There is one of these shows on each of their Explorer and Discovery class ships. He also Directed and Choreographed West End to Broadway on the Discovery Ships.

Murray is the founder of The MGA Academy of Performing Arts (Edinburgh), Beyond Broadway Productions, Network Artist Management, The Theatre Store and Fierce Theatre Schools. Murray has served as a freelance advisor for the Institute of the Arts Barcelona, Cyprus Performing Arts and The Entertainment Department. He is also an international judge for DanceStar world dance competitions, judging Qualifiers in South African and World Final in Croatia.